Aircraft Mechanic II Powerplant in Illesheim at DynCorp International LLC

Date Posted: 9/22/2018

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Job Description

Job Summary
The Powerplant – Back Shop Mechanic performs and inspects aviation unit (AVUM), intermediate (AVIM) and depot maintenance on assigned aircraft systems.

Principal Accountabilities
  • Perform maintenance and repair of major assemblies and subassemblies of the T700/701C/D, T55-714 and auxiliary power units.
  • Inspect engine turbine blades to detect cracks, distortion, corrosion, burn-out, security, or breaks.
  • Perform blade blending and blade replacement in cold section of powerplants.
  • Replace or repair worn or damaged components, such as generators, alternators, fuel controls, fuel pumps, oil pumps, and engine mounted gearboxes, and compressor bleed valves.
  • Ability to Perform hot section inspections and determine replacement of hot section components (GG rotors, stators, fuel injectors, igniters, power turbine.)
  • Disassemble and inspect parts for wear, cracks, security, or other defects.
  • Perform engine removal, replacement, reinstallation, and quick change assembly (QCA) maintenance tasks.
  • Responsible for completion and maintenance of applicable forms and records.
  • Recommend methods to improve equipment performance and maintenance procedures.
  • Observe all safety, environmental and general housekeeping rules and policies.
  • Perform general aircraft maintenance duties (removal and installation of aircraft assemblies and components such as engines, rotors, transmissions, mechanical flight controls).
  • Perform additional duties as requested.

Knowledge & Skills
  • Experience using a variety of common hand tools and measuring devices such as gauges, torque wrenches, scales, and TMDE (Test Measurement and Diagnostic Equipment).
  • Ability to cross train in various maintenance disciplines (i.e. powertrain, blade shop, or general maintenance on UH-60, AH-64 and CH-47 aircraft).
  • Must have skill in reading, applying, and interpreting technical data from maintenance manuals, modification (MWO) installation instructions, schematics, and engineering drawings.
  • Knowledge of quality, production, and supply processes required to perform job assignment.
  • Analytical skills required to perform complex troubleshooting.

Experience & Education
  • High School graduate or equivalent
  • Possess a Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) Airframe and Powerplant License (A&P) or Federal Communications Commission (FCC) Part 1 & Part 3 License.
  • Possess 5 years of recent applicable aircraft maintenance experience.
  • Prefer military rotary wing experience.
  • Certification of education level is required.
  • National Security Position (National Agency Check with written Inquires (NACI) or Single Scope Background Investigation (SSBI) qualification required.

Physical Requirements/Working Environment
  • Must be able to climb, stand, stoop, bend, stretch, crouch and work in tiring and uncomfortable positions.
  • Frequently lift parts and equipment up to 20 pounds.
  • Occasionally lift objects up to 50 pounds.
  • Most heavy lifting is accomplished through the use of mechanical devices.
  • Must be immediately deployable to potential combat areas worldwide.

  • As required in support of task order.


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